Category Archives: Culture

Dreaming the Reality (1993) – Film Review

Moon Lee and Yukari Oshima as highly trained killers who have been trained since they were children by their foster father. After they botch a mission and a bunch of school kids get killed, Moon is haunted by guilt. Yukari, … Continue reading

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ATV World commercial break (1990)

Another one taken from a VHS tape I discovered.

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#OccupyCentral – The Hong Kong Democracy Protests – Thoughts and Photos

EDIT – If you wanna save yourself the time of reading my personal thoughts, this Tweet basically sums up why I’m getting involved. #OccupyCentral is not merely a matter for Hong Kong. It should concern all who care for democracy … Continue reading

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Trip to Tap Mun

Last weekend a friend was visiting so we decided to go to Tap Mun (Grass Island) as it’s one of the more secluded islands in Hong Kong. We took the ferry from the pier near University MTR (forgot the name) … Continue reading

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Drinking in the streets (lazy post)

One thing I particularly like about Hong Kong is the ability to legally drink on the street. Don’t want to pay $200 for a whiskey and coke at a trendy bar? NO PROBLEM! Just pop along to Club 7-Eleven and … Continue reading

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A walk up a Leaping Dragon.

Sunday was a beautifully sunny day so the girlfriend and I went to Siu Sai Wan to hike up the Leaping Dragon walk. I say “hike” but it was just a steep walk up to the pavilion. That said, the … Continue reading

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CNY – Day 3 – Exploring Taroko Gorge (Hualien City, Taiwan)

Sunday 10th February was Chinese New Year day and we decided to head to Taroko Gorge to see what it was all about. We took a bus from the train station and headed into the gorge. Our bus was the … Continue reading

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